Library Reboot:

Library Resources Direct to Your Classroom

Redesign of the PS 8 Library Homepage

The PS 8 Library homepage has been updated using Wakelet, which creates a visual environment for students to explore web resources.


Primary Source audio, video, and online exhibits.

NYCReads365 reading lists for each grade level.

PS 8 Library on Wakelet

Click here to explore the collections of websites available through the PS 8 Library Homepage.

PS 8 Library Catalog

Students from second grade and up learn to independently search the catalog for books in the library's collection and locate them using Dewey Decimal call numbers. Search for books by author, title, subject, or series. Browse specific Fountas and Pinnell reading levels and customized resource lists for PS 8's curriculum.
PS 8 Library Catalog

Click here to search resources available at the PS 8 Library.

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MyLibraryNYC

MyLibraryNYC is a partnership between the NYCDOE and the NYC's three public library systems--Brooklyn Public Library, New York Public Library, and Queens Library. Educators and students at PS 8 have an enhanced fine-free library card the provides more borrowing access to books, ebooks, DVDs, and databases with increased item borrowing limits.


Educator cards can be used to borrow eBooks, access databases, and to request Teacher Sets to enhance specific units of study. To register your MyLibraryNYC Educator card, click here for step by step instructions (default PIN: 2012). To learn more about MyLibraryNYC see the cheat sheet for educators. For lost items, email MyLibraryNYC@brooklynpubliclibrary.org.

MyLibraryNYC

Click here for access to Teacher Sets, BookPacks, eBooks, and databases.

Questions?

Amanda Erin Green

agreen11@schools.nyc.gov

1 minute survey

Click here to complete this two question survey to help the PS 8 Library improve.